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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 460 421 273
Rank change year-on-year -39 -148 +160
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 41 22 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.13% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.14% 0.88% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 49
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,000 -
25th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £38,475
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -8.33%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.15% -2.73% -9.84%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,610 2,486 1,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.68% 14.99% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,118 1,599 1,153
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,000 £30,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East.

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley -23 17 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Hampshire +19 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Berkshire 0 8 £58,000 -7.20% 1
West Sussex -11 6 £90,000 +38.46% 1
Kent -57 5 £55,250 -15.00%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire -22 4 £52,500 -1.87%
Surrey - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 19 (46.34%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (43.90%) Social Skills
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 13 (31.71%) GDPR
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft 365
5 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
6 11 (26.83%) Windows
7 10 (24.39%) ITIL
7 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (21.95%) Internal Audit
8 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
9 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (19.51%) VMware
9 8 (19.51%) Agile
9 8 (19.51%) Firewall
9 8 (19.51%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (17.07%) NIST
10 7 (17.07%) Security Architecture
10 7 (17.07%) Change Management
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (17.07%) SCCM
11 6 (14.63%) Data Security
11 6 (14.63%) Legal
11 6 (14.63%) Citrix
11 6 (14.63%) CRM
11 6 (14.63%) Azure
11 6 (14.63%) Tableau
11 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (14.63%) Data Flow Diagram

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (14.63%) Azure
3 3 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (7.32%) Power Automate
4 2 (4.88%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (2.44%) AWS
5 1 (2.44%) GitHub
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.32%) Intranet
4 3 (7.32%) VPN
5 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Tableau
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.44%) Data Vault
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 18 (43.90%) Social Skills
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.63%) Legal
5 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (7.32%) Retail
6 2 (4.88%) Marketing
6 2 (4.88%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (2.44%) Games
7 1 (2.44%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (2.44%) Japanese Language
7 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) IT Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) IT Architect
4 5 (12.20%) IT Security Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Security Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Finance Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Master Data Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (12.20%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Signage
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) Internal Audit
4 8 (19.51%) Agile
5 7 (17.07%) Change Management
5 7 (17.07%) Security Architecture
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.63%) CRM
6 6 (14.63%) Culture Change
6 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (14.63%) Data Flow Diagram
6 6 (14.63%) Data Security
6 6 (14.63%) Remediation Plan
7 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Full Stack Development
7 5 (12.20%) IT Strategy
7 5 (12.20%) Network Segmentation
7 5 (12.20%) Technology Strategy
7 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
7 5 (12.20%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Delphi
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) GDPR
2 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
3 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (17.07%) NIST
5 6 (14.63%) ITGC
6 5 (12.20%) GAMP
6 5 (12.20%) GRC
6 5 (12.20%) HIPAA
6 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (9.76%) SLA
8 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
8 1 (2.44%) ISO 14001
8 1 (2.44%) ISO 22301
8 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) Citrix
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe
5 2 (4.88%) Meraki
5 2 (4.88%) Workday
6 1 (2.44%) Acronis
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Sparx
6 1 (2.44%) Splunk
6 1 (2.44%) UiPath